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Protesters cause delays on Sydney Harbour Bridge

Traffic was delayed as protesters took over two lanes of the Sydney Harbour Bridge this afternoon.

The group got out of their cars and waved Armenian flags on two city-bound lanes this afternoon.

Some stood on the tops of their vehicles, while others honked their horns.

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Protesters waved Armenian flags on the bridge.Protesters on the Sydney Harbour Bridge stopped traffic.

A tweet by the Armenian National Committee of Australia (ANC-AU) confirmed they were behind the rally.

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https://twitter.com/ANCaustralia/status/1317638905726861312?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw

Live Traffic said there are now no delays, and traffic appears to be moving.

The conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan escalated on Wednesday.

Both sides exchanged accusations and claims of new attacks over the separatist territory of Nagorno-Karabakh, where heavy fighting continues for a third week despite a Russia-brokered ceasefire deal.

Source: 9News https://www.9news.com.au/national/sydney-harbour-bridge-protest-armenia-live-traffic/234b597a-fdef-4a93-88fc-35638efb5145

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